Base Damage

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Base Damage is a special Attribute which, unlike Melee Damage, cannot be directly seen by the Player during gameplay. For a list of base values of other stats, see Base Creature Statistics.

The Base Damage depends on the Creature or the Player, and respectively, the Weapon used. Same Creatures and Weapons also have the same Base Damage.

Usage[edit | edit source]

Disregarding Armor, resulting damage is calculated by multiplying the Base Damage, an absolute number, by the percentage coming from the Melee Damage Attribute.

The difference between Base Damage and Melee Damage is that only the latter can be seen ingame. This may lead to confusion of the player because it does not seem obvious that Melee Damage is not the only Attribute affecting the damage.

Higher Melee Damage does not necessarily mean higher resulting damage.


Example:

Regarding a Tyrannosaurus and a Carnotaurus with a Melee Damage of 230% and 270% respectively, one could assume that the Carnotaurus would deal more damage.

However, after factoring in the Base Damage this assumption turns out to be wrong:

 Dinosaur   Base Damage   Melee Damage   Total Damage 
 Carnotaurus  35   270%   35 * 270% = 95
 Tyrannosaurus   62  230%   62 * 230% = 143

List of Base Damages[edit | edit source]

Creatures[edit | edit source]

Name Base Damage
Player Unarmed (Spyglass and Flare Gun) 8.0
CreatureBase DamageAlternate Attack
Achatina 0
Allosaurus 35 25
Alpha Basilisk 55 120
Alpha Carnotaurus 80
Alpha Deathworm 500
Alpha Fire Wyvern 140 18
Alpha Karkinos 160 185
Alpha Leedsichthys 160
Alpha Megalodon 60
Alpha Mosasaur 200
Alpha Raptor 40
Alpha Surface Reaper King 180 10
Alpha T-Rex 170
Alpha Tusoteuthis 130 2
Ammonite 0
Anglerfish 30
Ankylosaurus 50 30
Araneo 10 5
Archaeopteryx 5
Argentavis 25 12
Arthropluera 18 30
Arthropluera (Aberrant) 18
Arthropluera (Corrupted) 18
Astrocetus
Attack Drone (Alpha) 28
Attack Drone (Beta) 28
Attack Drone (Gamma) 28
Baryonyx 35 25
Basilisk 55 120
Basilosaurus 47
Beelzebufo 12 20
Beelzemorbus
Blade Wasp
Bloodstalker
Bone Fire Wyvern 140
Brontosaurus 60
Broodgenetrix
Broodmother Lysrix (Alpha) 540
Broodmother Lysrix (Beta) 320
Broodmother Lysrix (Gamma) 180
Broodmother Lysrix (The Center Alpha) 700
Broodmother Lysrix (The Center Beta) 280
Broodmother Lysrix (The Center Gamma) 210
Bulbdog 12
Bunny Dodo 5
Carbonemys 13
Carnotaurus 35
Carnotaurus (Aberrant) 35
Carnotaurus (Corrupted) 35
Castoroides 28
Chalicotherium 36 32
Chalicotherium (Corrupted) 36
Cnidaria 30
Coelacanth 5
Compy 4
Cubozoa Multis
Daeodon 29
Deathworm 225
Deathworm (Minion) 225
Defense Unit (Alpha) 35
Defense Unit (Beta) 35
Defense Unit (Gamma) 35
Deinonychus 30 30
Desert Titan 0
Desert Titan 15
Dilophosaur 10 3
Dilophosaur (Corrupted) 10
Dimetrodon 20
Dimorphodon 23
Diplocaulus 10
Diplodocus 0
Dire Bear 50 65
Dire Bear 50 65
Direwolf 33
Dodo 5
Dodo Wyvern 600
Dodobitus
DodoRex 666
Doedicurus 32 16
Doedicurus Vastus
Dragon (Alpha) 0
Dragon (Beta) 0
Dragon (Gamma) 0
Dung Beetle 5
Dunkleosteus 60
Electrophorus 3 15
Enforcer 34
Enraged Corrupted Rex 200
Enraged Triceratops 0
Equus 9 11
Eurypterid 7
Featherlight 3
Ferox
Forest Titan 0
Gacha 32
GachaClaus 32
Gallimimus 8
Gasbags 5
Giant Bee 8
Giant Tortoise
Giganotosaurus 1,000
Giganotosaurus (Corrupted) 500
Gigantopithecus 40 60
Glowbug 18
Glowtail 12
Griffin 27 12
Hesperornis 1 25
Hyaenodon 15
Ice Titan 2,500
Iceworm Male 225
Iceworm Queen 500
Ichthyornis 1 5
Ichthyosaurus 15
Iguanodon 25
Jerboa 3
Jug Bug 18
Kairuku 8
Kaprosuchus 25 45
Karkinos 32 50
Kentrosaurus 10 42
King Titan 0
King Titan 0
King Titan 0
Lamprey 7
Lava Elemental 120
Leech 7
Leedsichthys 115
Liopleurodon 40
Lymantria 18
Lystrosaurus 6
Magmasaur
Mammoth 48 69
Managarmr 0
Manta 28
Manticore (Alpha) 120 16
Manticore (Beta) 110 10
Manticore (Gamma) 85 8
Mantis 34 120
Megalania 10 16
Megaloceros 30
Megalodon 40
Megalosaurus 75 1
Meganeura 10
Megapithecus (Alpha) 1,200
Megapithecus (Beta) 800
Megapithecus (Gamma) 400
Megapithecus (The Center Alpha) 800
Megapithecus (The Center Beta) 600
Megapithecus (The Center Gamma) 400
Megapithecus Pestis
Megatherium 32
Mek 0
Mek (Mega) 0
Mesopithecus 12 1
Microraptor 8
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Moeder
Morellatops 32
Mosasaurus 100
Moschops 32
Moschops (Aberrant) 32
Nameless 10
Noctis 9 11
Obsidioequus
Onyc 35
Otter 10
Overseer 0
Overseer (Alpha) 0
Overseer (Beta) 0
Overseer (Gamma) 0
Oviraptor 12
Ovis 5
Pachy 10
Pachyrhinosaurus 28 10
Paraceratherium 45
Paraceratherium (Aberrant) 45
Paraceratherium (Corrupted) 45
Parasaur 12
Parasaur (Aberrant) 12
Pegomastax 10 1
Pelagornis 16
Phiomia 10
Phoenix 14 23
Piranha 22
Plesiosaur 75
Procoptodon 20
Pteranodon 18 50
Pteranodon (Alpha Minion) 18 50
Pteranodon (Beta Minion) 18 50
Pteranodon (Corrupted) 12
Pteranodon (Gamma Minion) 18 50
Pulmonoscorpius 15
Purlovia 32
Purlovia 32
Quetzal 32
Raptor 15 10
Raptor (Aberrant) 15
Raptor (Corrupted) 15
Ravager 33
Reaper 105 1
Reaper (Alpha Surface King) 180
Reaper (Elemental King) 90
Reaper (King Tamed) 75
Reaper (Subterranean King) 85
Reaper (Surface King) 85
Rex 62
Rex (Corrupted) 62
Rock Drake 60
Rock Drake (Corrupted) 60
Rock Elemental 120 300
Rock Elemental (Minion) 120 300
Rock Elemental (Rubble Golem) 75
Rockwell (Alpha) 0
Rockwell (Alpha) 0
Rockwell (Beta) 0
Rockwell (Beta) 0
Rockwell (Gamma) 0
Rockwell (Gamma) 0
Roll Rat 42
Royal Griffin 27 12
Sabertooth 29
Sabertooth Salmon 4
Sarco 35 45
Sarco (Aberrant) 35
Scout 0
Seeker 10
Shinehorn 12
Skeletal Bronto 90
Skeletal Carnotaurus 80
Skeletal Giganotosaurus 1,200
Skeletal Jerboa 3
Skeletal Quetzal 48
Skeletal Raptor 40
Skeletal Rex 170
Skeletal Stego 62
Skeletal Trike 48
Snow Owl 25
Spino 40
Spino 40
Spino (Aberrant) 40
Stegosaurus 42
Stegosaurus (Aberrant Stegosaurus) 42
Stegosaurus (Corrupted) 42
Super Turkey 61
Tapejara 18
Terror Bird 18
Therizinosaur 52 5
Thorny Dragon 40 10
Thylacoleo 40
Titanoboa 30
Titanomyrma 7
Titanomyrma 11
Titanosaur 1,000
Triceratops 32
Triceratops (Aberrant) 32
Triceratops (Corrupted) 32
Trilobite 0
Troodon 7
Tusoteuthis 65 2
Velonasaur 32
Vulture 23
Woolly Rhino 40
Wyvern 80
Wyvern (Corrupted) 80
Yeti 50 60
Yutyrannus 55
Zombie Wyvern 80
Zomdodo 55

Weapons[edit | edit source]

Ignoring armor, Weapons may deal different amounts of damage depending on where you hit a certain creature. For example, you only deal 20% damage against a Carbonemys' shell body part. Many creatures also take additional damage if you hit them in the head, with differing multipliers. However, the damage against the fleshy body of the organisms stays the same across all of them.

Weapon damage values[edit | edit source]

Against unarmored bodies, the damage weapons do per shot/attack is listed in the following table.

The Percent Torpor Gain is based on the % Melee Damage Attribute of both the weapon used, as well as the player using it.

For example, a Ramshackle Wooden Club with 120% damage will do a base damage of 6. With its torpor gain multiplier of 3.75, it will now do 22.5 torpor per hit.

Weapon Damage
(unmodified)
Torpor Gain
(unmodified)
Percent Torpor Gain
Hands 8 14 175%
Stone Pick 16 8 50%
Torch 15 unknown unknown
Stone Hatchet 20 10 50%
Spear 30 0 0%
Wooden Club 5 18.75 375%
Slingshot (Stone) 14 24.5 175%
Bow (Stone Arrow) 55 0 0%
Bow (Tranquilizer Arrow) 20 95 450% (200% + 250% over 5 seconds)
Metal Pick 32 16 50%
Metal Hatchet 40 20 50%
Pike 55 0 0%
Crossbow (Stone Arrow) 95 0 0%
Crossbow (Tranquilizer Arrow) 35 157.5 450% (200% + 250% over 5 seconds)
Simple Pistol 63 0 0%
Metal Sickle 50 unknown unknown
Grenade (direct hit) 150 0 0%
Metal Sword 90 unknown unknown
Longneck Rifle (Simple Rifle Ammo) 280 0 0%
Longneck Rifle (Tranquilizer Dart) 26 221 850% (600% + 250% over 5 seconds)
Longneck Rifle (Shocking Tranquilizer Dart) 26 442 1700% (1200% + 500% over 5 seconds)
Shotgun (per pellet, 10 per shot) 64 0 0%
Fabricated Pistol 50 0 0%
Pump-Action Shotgun (per pellet, 14 per shot) 46 0 0%
C4 Charge (direct hit) 650 0 0%
Assault Rifle 47 0 0%
Rocket Launcher (direct hit) 1500 0 0%
Compound Bow (Stone Arrow) 74 0 0%
Compound Bow (Tranquilizer Arrow) 27 121.5 450% (200% + 250% over 5 seconds)
Compound Bow (Metal Arrow) 202.5 0 0%
Fabricated Sniper Rifle 165 0 0%
Electric Prod 1 266 26600%
Melee attack of any Ranged Weapon 10 14 140%
Melee attack(Tek Gauntlets(charged)) 265(+40 splash) 0 0%
Tek Sword (Ragnarok) 200 0 0%
Charged Tek Sword attack(Tek Gauntlets(Charged)) 280(+52 splash) 0 0%
Tek Rifle 240(+120 splash) 0 0%
Tek Railgun (Aberration) 935 0 0%

Note: all values were taken from the raw damage values of the blueprints in the dev kit.

Charged weapons[edit | edit source]

The minimum pulling time to shoot an arrow with a bow is 0.3 seconds and the maximum damage is reached after pulling for 1.2 seconds. An arrow's damage starts at 25% at 0 seconds, and increases linearly up to 100% at 1.2 seconds. Since an arrow can only be launched after 0.3 seconds, this means that the minimum damage of an arrow is 43.75%.

The only difference for slingshots is the minimum pulling time, which is 0.25 seconds, resulting in a minimum damage of 40.625%.

Notes/Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Since the Base Damage value can not be seen during gameplay, other methods are required to find out the exact numbers, such as in-game testing, receiving the values from the developers (like in Patch Notes 173.0), or by extracting them from the Dev Kit.
  • In v242.0 a server-option for displaying the dealt damage as a floating number (as known from RPG-games) was added. This mode is not enabled on official servers, but is always enabled for the damage dealt to the Training Dummy.

References[edit | edit source]